Ep11. Best Original Song with Special Geist John Boyle
With Academy Award season upon us, we look and listen to this year's hopefuls, as well as hits and misses from the past. Capably guiding us on our Oscar odyssey is music-man John Boyle, whose punditry packs a punch, and whose notes will be music to your ears.
... and the nominees are:
- "Audition (The Fools Who Dream)" – La La Land • Music: Justin Hurwitz • Lyrics: Pasek & Paul
- "Can't Stop the Feeling!" – Trolls • Music & lyrics: Justin Timberlake, Max Martin, & Shellback
- "City of Stars" – La La Land • Music: Hurwitz • Lyrics: Pasek & Paul
- "The Empty Chair" – Jim: The James Foley Story • Music & lyrics: J. Ralph & Sting
- "How Far I'll Go" – Moana • Music & lyrics: Lin-Manuel Miranda